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Regional Hospital Wards to Open as COVID-19 Overwhelms Tirana
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Regional Hospital Wards to Open as COVID-19 Overwhelms Tirana

TIRANA, February 15 Starting Monday, health officials will open regional hospital wards for coronavirus patients as the units of the COVID hospitals in Tirana are at full capacity. Health Minister Ogerta Mastirliu said that hospitalizations in Tirana increased by over 500 patients. She highlighted a rise in younger admission for coronavirus as well as a...

Kir River Valley, a Must-See Destination in Shkodra
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Kir River Valley, a Must-See Destination in Shkodra

TIRANA, November 20 When summer is over, little-known towns and villages become the perfect destination for those who want to escape from big cities. Usually, the types of visitors that go to those places are people somehow related to the destination or adventure seekers exploring the unknown. Given the geographic size of Albania, such places...

Discover Boga Glacial Valley
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Discover Boga Glacial Valley

TIRANA, August 27 Northern Albania is packed with dramatic mountain ranges and stunning valleys with rivers and lakes. Some 142 km away from capital city Tirana, on the Way to Thethi National Park, visitors travel through the u-shaped glacial valley of Boga, 700 meters above the sea level. The Valley is named after the alpine...

Albania COVID-19 Cases Jump to 104
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Albania COVID-19 Cases Jump to 104

TIRANA, March 23 The latest number of positive cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 confirmed Albania exceeded one hundred this Monday after state health officials announced 15 new cases during the last 24-hours. With the 15 additional cases, the number of COVID-19 infected patients in Albania jumps to 104. Breakdown of total active cases by...

Explore the Eye of Shegan Natural Spring
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Explore the Eye of Shegan Natural Spring

TIRANA, February 19 In Albania, one can gaze or dive into a few blue eyes  When visiting Shkodra, guests and tourists get to see the beautiful lake, Buna and the Black Drin Rivers and take in the lovely waterscape and scenic sights of Malesia e Madhe area. The region has a huge historical, cultural, and...

EIB-ADF Sing € 200K Agreement on North Albania Investment Program
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EIB-ADF Sing € 200K Agreement on North Albania Investment Program

TIRANA, November 20 The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Albanian Development Fund (ADF) have signed a Euro 200,000 cooperation agreement concerning technical assistance with the preparation of a regional investment program in the North of Albania. This is the first step in a wider approved technical assistance program worth up to EUR 3m to...

Sunbathing by the River, Sea or Lake in Shkodra
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Sunbathing by the River, Sea or Lake in Shkodra

TIRANA, July 29 Nature has been very generous with Shkodra, giving to the northern county many natural beauties. Lake, sea, rivers in various reliefs, field, hills and mountains. Shiroka, Zogaj, Velipoja, Thethi, Razma, Boga and Vermoshi are the tourist points that are known from the locals, as well as the foreign visitors who come in...

Vogue Australia Invites Its Readers to Visit Shkodra
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Vogue Australia Invites Its Readers to Visit Shkodra

TIRANA, July 15 Vogue Australia, on an article posted today on its website, invites Australians to explore the northern city of Shkodra, in Albania. The article titled ‘10 reasons why central and Eastern Europe is having a moment’ lists 10 countries and cities of the Balkans and central Europ and what to do while where....